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Heaven on Earth in the Green Mountain State

IMG_7486Whether you’re visiting Okemo Valley region for a relaxing getaway or enjoying outdoor activities, you’ve come to the right place! Our four-season environment provides the perfect setting for outdoor enthusiasts and country-living lovers. During the summer and the warmer months, enjoy local festivals, craft shows, museums, golf courses, boating or swimming in areas endless streams, lakes and rivers.  In the winter, our landscape is adorned with cross-country skiing, skiing and boarding! Come visit us in all seasons, were glad to have you! Chester The Stone Hearth Inn is situated midway between six ski resorts, making it a favorite destination for winter sports enthusiasts from all over the world. Okemo, Magic and Bromley Mountains are located ten to twenty-five minutes away, and Stratton, Killington and Ascutney Mountains just a thirty to forty-five-minute drive. Colorful shopping areas and dining options are plentiful throughout the Okemo Valley region, and Chester itself features a charming selection of antique shops, bookstores, art galleries, cafes, restaurants, pubs and much more. Popular attractions include the nearby Weston Playhouse, Vermont Country Store and Manchester Factory Outlets. Visitors often enjoy taking an old steam train ride on the Green Mountain Flyer, between Chester Depot and Bellows Falls. We’re centrally located between popular destinations such as Woodstock, Manchester, Ludlow, Saxton’s River, Springfield and Grafton. Visit to learn more!